• Reenatctors try to stay warm outside soldier huts in Jockey Hollow

    Morristown

    National Historical Park New Jersey

Where America Survived

Morristown National Historical Park commemorates the sites of General Washington and the Continental army’s winter encampment of December 1779 to June 1780, where they survived through what would be the coldest winter on record.

Did You Know?

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At the end of the eighteenth century, the median age for Americans was sixteen. In the beginning of the twenty-first century, America’s median age is about thirty-three.